Drunk Driving. Over the Limit. Under Arrest, Ends with Approximately 11,000 Citations Issued for Impaired Driving and Other Violations
Indiana Criminal Justice Institute
Mica Perry, Communications Director
Rachel Meyer, Communications Manager
101 West Washington St.
Mike Cunegin, Executive Director¡ñ Suite 1170 ¡ñ Indianapolis, IN ¡ñ 46204
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 4, 2007
¡°Drunk Driving. Over the Limit. Under Arrest.¡± Ends with Approximately
11,000 Citations Issued for Impaired Driving and Other Violations
INDIANAPOLIS, IN. ¨C The Governor¡¯s Council on Impaired & Dangerous Driving and the Traffic
Safety Division of the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute (ICJI) announced today the results of the recently
citations were issued statewide as a result of the increased enforcement during the impaired driving
mobilization that began on August 17 and concluded on September 9.
In northwestern Indiana, nearly 1,400 hours of overtime were put in by more than 125 officers during the
campaign. These officers issued 1,600 citations for impaired driving and other moving violations.
¡°Impaired driving has far reaching ramifications. It does not just start and stop with the person behind the
wheel driving impaired,¡± said Mike Cunegin, executive di